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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MONUMENT TO MARTHA GUNN IN CHURCHYARD OF ST NICHOLAS OF MYRA

List entry Number: 1380389

Location

MONUMENT TO MARTHA GUNN IN CHURCHYARD OF ST NICHOLAS OF MYRA, CHURCH STREET
MONUMENT TO MARTHA GUNN IN CHURCHYARD OF ST NICHOLAS OF MYRA, DYKE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1999

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480502

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3004SE DYKE ROAD 577-1/39/1168 (East side) Monument to Martha Gunn in churchyard of the Church of St Nicholas of Myra

GV II

Includes: Monument to Martha Gunn in churchyard of Church of St Nicholas of Myra CHURCH STREET. Headstone to Martha Gunn. c1815. Stone. 3m from the south-east corner of the church. Coffin shaped bodystone and footstone. Martha Gunn was the most famous of the Brighton 'dippers', women who were employed to plunge women bathers into the sea in the second half of the C18 and first half of the C19; she was active from c1750 to 1814.



Listing NGR: TQ3078004494

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30780 04494

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